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Morgan County
Turrentine Cemetery

If you have any cemetery listings of your ancestors in Morgan County you would like to share; please email me HudsonK@hughes.net. Please give the names and dates and name of cemetery. If you know the directions to the cemetery please give it if it is not already listed. Be sure to include Highways, mileage, and county road numbers or names . Please be sure to list the subject area "Morgan County" so I will not overlook it by mistake. Thank you.


Thank you Sue for submitting this information! Please emailSue Marine and tell her thank you for providing this information.

Location: From Hartselle, take Hwy. 31 south to Lacon. Turn right on County Hwy. 23. Go to Lacon Road, turn right, go to Hwy. 157. Turn Left. Cemetery is located in a pasture to the right of Hwy. 157, near the foot of the Cullman Mountain. Cemetery is very grown up and destroyed. T8S R5W Sec 25 (From Morgan Co, AL Cemeteries, Vol. II by Marilyn Sue Short Marine and Ivydene S. Walls, 1984)

Catharine Minter born: 9 March 1785 died 30 July 1863 (stonecutter J. McNab)
Josiah Minter born: 28 May 1776 died: 23 July 1854
L. E. Jones died: 25 Sept 1852 aged 2 yr 1 mo 27 da
D. D. R. A. Jones born: 5 July 1817 died: 28 Sept 1852 aged 43 yr 2 mo 23 da husband and father (notes: The initials D.D.R.A. stood for Duard David Richard Alexander.)
Lieut. R. J. Turrentine Co. D, First Ala Cav
A. B. Jones died: 28 Sept 1852 aged 1 mo 25 days (stonecutter Tuscumbia Marble Works)
Probably other graves here lost under the vines and undergrowth.
Mr. Elbert J. Minter recorded the following that we did not find:
Sarah D. Sheats born: 23 Dec 1822 died: 31 July 1890 wife of B. Sheats


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